genus Ursus

noun
type genus of Ursidae: brown bears; in some classifications genus Ursus includes all bears
Syn: ↑Ursus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Ursidae, ↑family Ursidae
Member Meronyms: ↑brown bear, ↑bruin, ↑Ursus arctos

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  • Ursus — noun type genus of Ursidae: brown bears; in some classifications genus Ursus includes all bears • Syn: ↑genus Ursus • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Ursidae, ↑family Ursidae • Member …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ursus Americanus — Bear Bear (b[^a]r), n. [OE. bere, AS. bera; akin to D. beer, OHG. bero, pero, G. b[ a]r, Icel. & Sw. bj[ o]rn, and possibly to L. fera wild beast, Gr. fh r beast, Skr. bhalla bear.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any species of the genus {Ursus},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ursus arctos — Bear Bear (b[^a]r), n. [OE. bere, AS. bera; akin to D. beer, OHG. bero, pero, G. b[ a]r, Icel. & Sw. bj[ o]rn, and possibly to L. fera wild beast, Gr. fh r beast, Skr. bhalla bear.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any species of the genus {Ursus},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ursus horribilis — Bear Bear (b[^a]r), n. [OE. bere, AS. bera; akin to D. beer, OHG. bero, pero, G. b[ a]r, Icel. & Sw. bj[ o]rn, and possibly to L. fera wild beast, Gr. fh r beast, Skr. bhalla bear.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any species of the genus {Ursus},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ursus maritimus — Bear Bear (b[^a]r), n. [OE. bere, AS. bera; akin to D. beer, OHG. bero, pero, G. b[ a]r, Icel. & Sw. bj[ o]rn, and possibly to L. fera wild beast, Gr. fh r beast, Skr. bhalla bear.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any species of the genus {Ursus},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ursus Syriacus — Bear Bear (b[^a]r), n. [OE. bere, AS. bera; akin to D. beer, OHG. bero, pero, G. b[ a]r, Icel. & Sw. bj[ o]rn, and possibly to L. fera wild beast, Gr. fh r beast, Skr. bhalla bear.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any species of the genus {Ursus},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ursus arctos — noun large ferocious bear of Eurasia • Syn: ↑brown bear, ↑bruin • Hypernyms: ↑bear • Hyponyms: ↑Syrian bear, ↑Ursus arctos syriacus, ↑grizzly, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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